My little sister Ellie has autism. I really worry about her when we’re not together – she might hurt herself and other people just don’t understand that she can’t help […]
I’m Sam and I’m 8 years old. My mummy has Multiple Sclerosis and is in a wheelchair. It’s only us that live in our house so I help out with all the […]
My name is Reena and I’m 12 years old. I look after my mum because she has epilepsy and she can often be feeling really sad too. If mum’s had […]
Jo, Jeff, Chris and Alice speak about how they overcame the fear and shock of a dementia diagnosis to live full and active lives.
Claire is a carer for her mum and also works full-time at Stockport Council.
Morgan is a PhD researcher and also cares for his partner, Emily.
David from Reddish works for an online travel company. He also cares for his mum, Lindsey, who suffered from a stroke in 2020.
Becky first became involved with Signpost as an eight year old young carer. She is now juggling work alongside caring for her sister Hannah.
Alison is a part-time Teaching Assistant at a Stockport school. She also cares for her husband, David, who has Multiple Sclerosis.
John is caring for his wife with early onset dementia. He has been struggling to combine caring alongside a full-time job. Read about the support he received from Signpost and how this has helped him feel more relaxed.